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London Stock Exchange CEO accompanying British PM May in Saudi Arabia

May said she would also be raising human rights issues with the Saudi Arabian officials, adding that "if we have the relationship we are able to do that". She will fly in to Saudi Arabia this afternoon where she has promised to stand up for human rights - as well as the national interests of Britain. The two-day visit to Saudi Arabia has been criticised by human rights charities as a sign of the UK's desire to hawk its expertise to countries with chequered human rights records in the ...

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'EU-UK talks must first focus on exit terms'

He said he hoped that could come as soon as the autumn. "It must be a misunderstanding", Tusk told reporters on Friday in the Maltese capital Valletta. Responding to PM May's warning that she might prefer to walk away without a deal, the European Union should be ready for such an outcome but will, the document says, work to ensure that does not happen as it would be in the interests of neither side.

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K3 Business Technology Group plc (KBT) Insider Purchases £150.60 in Stock

The stock of South32 Ltd (LON:S32) has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, March 6 by Barclays Capital. The company was maintained on Tuesday, November 8 by Numis Securities. Vodafone Group Plc (VOD ) has a market capitalization of 67.44 Billion. It has a 59.73 P/E ratio. It focuses on providing traditional family housing outside of London and apartments within the London boroughs, in zone 2 and beyond.

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Video shows guards dragging passenger off United flight

Four crew members needed to get on the flight in order to work another one in Louisville or else that flight would be canceled, airline spokeswoman Maddie King said . The backlash prompted CEO Oscar Munoz to issue a statement . Bridges' wife told him she saw the man taken away on a stretcher, he said. The man screams in pain, before he is dragged down the aisle of the aircraft, as passengers protest.

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Investment in renewable energy dips globally as prices fall

The report added that government mandates and incentives, allied to lower component costs, are helping to drive renewables, upping their share of the global energy mix. Investment in 2016 was evenly divided between solar and wind . The announcement comes after discussions between both the governments, including the UK Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy Secretary of State Greg Clark and Government of India Minister of Power, New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal.

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James Harden has one argument left against Russell Westbrook

He hit a 36-foot three-pointer at the buzzer to give Oklahoma City the win. Westbrook finished with the stat-line of 50 points, 10 assist and 16 rebounds, putting the exclamation point on a historic day, but he also closed the book on any dialogue about who the MVP was of the year, including this game winning shot from nearly half-court that sent the Pepsi Center crowd into a frenzy.

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Patriots announce preseason schedule ahead of title defense

The NFL schedule for the 2017 regular season will be announced later this spring. The last time these two teams met in the preseason was in 2011 at Gillette Stadium. Lastly, the Patriots will close the preseason by facing the New York Giants for the 13th straight season and the 27th time overall.The two teams starting playing preseason games in 2005 and have alternated hosting the preseason finale since then.

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Use our whizzbang gadget to pick your Grand National horse for Aintree

The 24-year-old Irishman said: "He just jumped so well and never missed a fence". The owners Deborah Thomson and Belinda McClung - who chose to indulge in a sporting passion of their own as their husbands spent all their time on the golf course - could not believe their good fortune.

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Gorsuch pledges to be 'servant' of Constitution

Gorsuch's confirmation will return the court to a balance of four conservatives, four liberals and Justice Anthony Kennedy as the swing vote. Donald Trump reveled in the biggest political victory of his presidency at a White House ceremony on Monday in which his Supreme Court pick Neil Gorsuch was sworn in , poised to make an instant impact on a court once again dominated by conservatives.

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Thailand in crosshairs of Trump's trade policy

He promised to crack down on "foreign importers that cheat", saying that the new executive orders would lead to a historic reversal of the nation's trade deficit. Listing various problem areas, Peter Navarro, a top Trump trade adviser said "this is a big deal - it's steel, chemicals, agricultural products, machinery - the whole gambit".

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Delta trying to catch up on days of flight delays

The No. 2 United States airline said it had canceled around 3,000 flights in the wake of Wednesday's storms that left passengers stranded and frustrated during one of the busiest travel weeks of the year. Goldklangs' flight finally left Savannah Friday evening for NY, 61 minutes late. Many have been forced to sleep on chairs and floors of airport terminals, trying to make due with only their carry-on possessions.

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Defeating IS is 'first priority' in Syria: Rex Tillerson

Mevlut Cavusoglu said Saturday that the us intervention was only "cosmetic" unless it removes Assad from power. It was not immediately clear who carried out the strike. The Trump administration is vowing to keep up the pressure on Syria after another wave of missile strikes from USA war ships overnight. Pressed on why the United Kingdom had pulled out of talks with Moscow, she replied: "We are constantly engaging with all our counterparts and there has been dialogue".

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Graham very hawkish on ISIS and Assad, more troops, more Trump action

Together their comments sounded more forceful and anti-Assad than the Trump administration has generally sounded in the past, but stopped short of saying the USA would pursue Assad's ouster itself. The administration embraced that geopolitical reality on the Sunday shows, targeting Russian Federation and Iran with their criticism. Instead, Tillerson emphasised the administration's priority in defeating Islamic State forces in Syria and said little about the U.S.

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President Trump to Sign Executive Orders Targeting Trade Abuses

The first executive order concentrates on tougher enforcement of anti-dumping laws and increasing the collection of anti-dumping penalties and so-called countervailing duties. The president noted that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross will lead the review. Niles-area Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan accused Trump of "theatric signings of executive orders that do very little, instead of.

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Trump denounces terror attacks on churches in Egypt

Egypt's president says a three-month state of emergency will be imposed after suicide bombings at two Coptic churches killed 44 people. Egypt's Cabinet approved the measure - which allows authorities to make arrests without warrants and search people's homes - and explained the reasons for the imposition of emergency.

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China's nuke envoy to visit Korea to discuss cooperation, meet presidential hopefuls

But the two days of talks at Trump's private estate in Florida were expected to focus on what Trump has described as China's unfair trade practices and inadequate efforts to halt North Korea's nuclear weapons and missile program. Trump accepted an invitation Xi to pay a state visit to China in 2017, it said. The nuclear-powered, 97,000-ton Vinson, one of 10 active U.S. aircraft carriers, has more than 60 aircraft and about 5,000 personnel.

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Delta woes continue because of staffing; 100+ flights canceled Sunday

Delta canceled more than 275 flights at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport Saturday morning. At PDX, only a few flights were canceled as of 10 a.m. The flight delays mean long lines to nowhere and sitting in small airplane seats while waiting for a pilot who probably won't ever arrive, which sounds like the flawless layout for hell if the high temperatures ever get too pesky.

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Litter louts face stiff fines in 'Swachh UK Abiyan'

Andrea Leadsom, the environment secretary, will tell the probation service that those found guilty of dumping white goods and household waste must clear it up. He added: "Councils want to work with households so that they can dispose of reasonable household waste easily and cost-effectively and already provide a range of bulky waste collection services, which are often free and picked up from people's doorsteps".

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Flint Water Deal To Pay $87 Million To Replace Pipelines 03:41

One of the plaintiffs, Flint resident Melissa Mays, said Tuesday's deal "is a win for the people of Flint". "We are not done fighting". In January 2015, Flint residents began taking bottles of discolored tap water to community meetings, and within a year, the city was under a state declaration of emergency.

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Kremlin says Tillerson not due to meet Putin on Moscow visit

The UK's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson set the tone for the meeting, describing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as "toxic" and saying it was "time for (Russian President) Vladimir Putin to face the truth about the tyrant he is propping up".

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Wells Fargo Board faults aggressive culture in sales scandal

Wells Fargo previously acknowledged that aggressive sales incentives and pressure from management prompted many employees to cheat to meet their goals and keep their jobs. "We strongly disagree with the report and its attempt to lay blame with Ms. Tolstedt". Stumpf and former retail bank leader Carrie Tolstedt will forfeit more of their pay in the wake of the investigation.

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U.S. steps up pressure on Syria ahead of Russian Federation talks

Elsewhere in the region, a leading Iraqi Shiite cleric and militia leader, Moqtada al-Sadr, called on Assad to step down and "save Syria before it's too late". action after deplorable chemical attacks. "As a theoretical matter, a targeted military strike in response to a major violation of non-conventional weapons norms is justifiable", Murphy wrote in a Huffington Post op-ed.

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Equal Pay Day brings attention to gender gap between men, women's salaries

Nearly half of Ohio's workforce is made up of women, and Rep. Janine Boyd notes the pay gap takes money away from their families and communities. Women and men gathered outside City Hall holding up signs and telling personal stories, letting their community know that equal pay isn't just a national issue, but remains a problem here in Duluth.

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Zimmermann sharp as Tigers beat Red Sox 4-1

Seattle Mariners relief pitcher Edwin Diaz looks toward home plate after giving up a run in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Sunday, April 9, 2017, in Anaheim, Calif. So I was glad to get it out of the way and start to feel the life and velocity back on the ball. You think, all right, this is going to be the last guy, but it keeps finding one or two other guys slowly.

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New report gives US airlines better grades across the board

This was Spirit's second year in the study, following its 2015 debut at No. 13, the last spot. Not all airlines saw improvement, however. But, passengers are "still complaining about the same things" - delays, cancellations and other flight problems, said Wichita State University associate professor of marketing Dean Headley .

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Police kill 6 in political violence in India's Kashmir

Kashmiri demonstrators throw stones towards Indian policemen during a protest against by-polls in Srinagar April 9, 2017 . Hospital sources in Srinagar confirmed that many were grievously injured with bullets fired by police and paramilitary troops.

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Theresa May: building Saudi ties better than 'sniping' from sidelines

Around 10,000 Yemeni civilians have been killed and more than three million displaced in the British-backed Saudi military campaign in Yemen. May also promised to support the people of Yemen through humanitarian aid. Fighting between government forces - backed by a Saudi-led coalition of Gulf States - and Houthi rebels in Yemen has left the country on the brink of starvation with thousands dead.

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NHP investigating deadly crash on I-80

The Lexus then hit a Honda that burst into flames and the driver was seriously injured and could not get out. The bus driver was taken to Renown Hospital in Reno with major injuries and was pronounced dead a little after midnight, CHP said.

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Drake, the Chainsmokers lead with 22 Billboard Award nods

Drake, Twenty One Pilots and Rihanna dominate the nominations in four categories for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards as announced exclusively by Billboard on Monday. The duo proved their staying power by nagging six nominations for the upcoming celebration, including a nod on the all-genre Top Duo/Group category.

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Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOX) Now Covered by Rosenblatt Securities

Royal Bank of Canada restated a "buy" rating on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Monday, December 12th. P/E Ratio is for valuing a company that measures its current share price relative to its per-share earnings. This is a positive change from Twenty-First Century Fox's previous quarterly dividend of $0.15. Rating Scale: 1.0 represent "Strong Buy" and 2.0 signify "Buy" 3.0 while shows "Hold".

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LeEco hits another snag in building its global empire, won't acquire Vizio

With the acquisition not taking place, both Vizio and LeEco make it clear that a partnership possibility is not out of the question. LeEco's finances have come under scrutiny , even as it has planned an ambitious US expansion. We continue to believe that there is great synergy between the two companies, and are pleased to announce that LeEco and VIZIO have reached an agreement that is a win for both companies.

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Trump defends Fox News' O'Reilly amid sexual misconduct allegations

If advertisers continue to boycott O'Reilly, Fox News, which is still dealing with fallout from sexual harassment charges against former chairman Roger Ailes, may be forced to take action. Yet when Waters isn't squaring up with Trump, she's also sparring with Fox News host Bill O'Reilly. The Times story said more than 60 people were interviewed , including current and former employees of Fox News or its parent company and people who know the women behind the complaints or are close ...

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Mumbai Indians upstage Knight Riders, Sunrisers beat Lions

That gave Pandya an opportunity to complete two runs. Together Krunal and Rana added 23 runs in good time for the fourth wicket but KKR dealt the hosts another timely blow. But, Lynn, who only knows one way to play the game, played aggressively, and his presence was putting pressure on the home team . The Aussie Pack: Chris Lynn was the lone representative for the Australians and his night ending prematurely with an icepack strapped to his shoulder.

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County considers special tax for Trump's Mar-a-Lago visits

The county spends more spends more than $60,000 a day when the president visits, mostly for law enforcement overtime. When he did make his first outing, he traveled just outside Washington to the course at Joint Base Andrews (which, back then, was still called Andrews Air Force Base).

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Breakthrough in Greece bailout talks as European Union finance ministers meet in Malta

Talks stepped up earlier this week as Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos led a Greek delegation to Brussels to try to overcome the differences. Tsakalotos then expressed support for Dijsselbloem and confidence in his presidency of the Eurogroup, saying that the issue arising after the Dutch finance minister's statements to a German newspaper "should be considered over".


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